How can I travel with my pet?

Requirements to bring your pet into the country:

-Certificate of vaccination

  • Rabies
  • Canine Distemper Virus
  • Parvovirus
  • Leptospirosis
  • Hepatitis

-Veterinary certificate of good health issued by your pet's primary veterinarian.

Note: Both documents must be duly authenticated by the Consul of Panama in the country of origin.

-The pet owner must provide a three (3) day advance notice before the arrival of the pet by completing the "Application for Domestic Quarantine," which is available at the following link:

The application fee of the domestic quarantine request is $130.00 (mandatory), per animal, paid in cash upon arrival at the offices of the Ministry of Health in the airport.